Club Fitting The Phil Mickelson Way

Callaway Golf has posted a pretty darn interesting interview with Phil Mickelson on club fitting.  The show is called The Fitting Room and the episode is Phil Mickelson’s Fitting Secrets. It runs for 16:24.  Obviously, some of this is a promotion for Callaway, and there’s NOTHING here about hickory clubs. But Phil’s take on fitting is quite unique. … More Club Fitting The Phil Mickelson Way

PGA Tour Players Hit Vintage Clubs at Northern Trust

PGA.com has posted a nice article about some tour pros hitting “vintage” clubs at the Northern Trust to celebrate the 90th anniversary of the event.  These vintage clubs range from true hickory-shafted woods through early metal woods from the 1990s (ancient stuff when you’re 22, huh?).  A video is included, the best part of which is … More PGA Tour Players Hit Vintage Clubs at Northern Trust

The Pros Come Out To Hit Hickories At PGA Show

The SOHG site just published an excellent overview of Demo Day at the 2016 PGA Show, where several hickory golfers hosted where participants could hickory clubs provided by Tad Moore and Louisville Golf.  It’s estimated more than 250 people participated and they hit more than 1,000 golf balls during the demo!   Golf pros Mark … More The Pros Come Out To Hit Hickories At PGA Show

Golf Digest Notes One of the first American-Made Woods is For Sale – $2,500

The online version of Golf Digest just posted an article about one of the first American-made woods being for sale (a Bridgeport Gun Implement Company (BGI) pictured below – circa 1898).  Sadly, it was a poorly edited piece of garbage article.  Except for the headline, they never noted the wood was available on ebay at a Buy It … More Golf Digest Notes One of the first American-Made Woods is For Sale – $2,500